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Forbes Global Properties

An Independent agency for over 55 years, Tea Lane Associates is Martha's Vineyard's exclusive member of Forbes Global Properties, an invitation-only membership network of top-tier real estate brokerages - Tea Lane Associates offers access to the Forbes world-wide network of discerning buyers and sellers, an unparalleled suite of innovative marketing services for luxury homes and international exposure for our Martha's Vineyard listings. Forbes is one of the world's most trusted media brands, a brand with multi-generational appeal that luxury home buyers and sellers around the globe know and respect

What Is Forbes Global Properties?
Established in 2020 as a showcase of luxury homes and an invitation-only association of real estate experts, Forbes Global PropertiesTM is the real estate partner of Forbes, one of the world’s most trusted media brands. Leveraging Forbes’ audience and worldwide reach, Forbes Global Properties introduces discerning buyers, sellers, and real estate aficionados to a curated collection of coveted homes around the globe.

What Sets Forbes Global Properties Apart?
No other luxury real estate platform has the same international reach or media power as Forbes. A broker-owned, broker-led organization, membership in Forbes Global Properties is reserved for only the most distinguished brokerage firms. The invitation- only network spans more than 440 locations and comprises approximately 13,000 luxury property experts across the U.S., Asia, Australia, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, the Middle East, New Zealand, and Europe.

Forbes Global Properties is a robust resource for luxury home buyers and sellers—a curated consumer marketplace that connects discerning buyers directly to the world’s finest homes and the top-tier agents that represent them.

An unparalleled suite of innovative marketing services for luxury homes

Luxury Website
International showcase at forbesglobalproperties.com for luxury homes including property listings and articles about them and the luxury market.

Dedicated Page on Forbes.com
High-impact page on forbes.com where homes are presented to Forbes readers alongside engaging editorial and unique insights.

Elegant digital and print branding to best present homes to potential buyers.

Premier advertising opportunities in Forbes digital and print publications, strategically targeted to reach qualified prospects.

Engaging newsletters, social media outreach, and digital marketing initiatives to promote important properties.

Public Relations
Global public relations campaigns targeted to the most impactful audiences and markets.

Why Forbes?


Digital Ecosystem


Magazine Readership


Most Trusted Magazine in the US


Social Media Footprint



Source: Google Analytics, December 2021; MRI Doublebase 2021; GfK MRI Starch YTD 2021, Average (January-November); MRI-Simmons, Fall 2019
Updated October 2022, Forbes Global Properties® is a registered trademark used under license.